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Being a Monk in the World – Christine Valters Paintner

June 14, 2017

“Being a monk in the world means for me to live slowly in a fast-paced culture, to treasure the gift of ‘being’ in a world that says my value comes from ‘doing,’ to linger over life’s moments and recognize that what I seek most deeply is already here waiting to be revealed.” 
— Christine Valters Paintner, PhD A Community Online Retreat ~ Sacred Seasons: A Yearlong Journey through the Celtic Wheel of the Year

How might you begin to incorporate more unfettered space and time for “being” in your life and, consequently, less “doing”? 

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